Childhood Matters: Single Parenting — September 12, 2010
Being a parent isn’t easy, and raising a child without the help of a partner can be overwhelming. Recent US Census data suggests that over one quarter of American kids are being raised by a sole guardian. How can single parents get support to raise children who are secure and healthy? How can you help them? Join Nurse Rona and guests to hear stories from single parents and learn from their experiences.
• Kadie Kelly is the founder of the The Oakland Single Parents' Network.
• Robbie Pasteur is the father of two kids: a two-year-old girl and a six-year-old boy.
• Andria Wagner is the single mother of two boys, and the coordinator of the Single Parent Program at Jewish Family and Children’s Services.